Rebar Alternatives Save Big $$$

Contact Us

Fill out the form below to request more information from our Bladensburg location.



    View our privacy policy

    MD: Bladensburg (HQ)

    (301) 927-8300

    4700 Annapolis Road, Bladensburg, MD 20710, USA

    Mon-Fri 6:30AM to 4:00PM Saturday 6:30AM to 12:00PM Sunday CLOSED

    Get In Touch with someone at MD: Bladensburg (HQ)
    (301) 927-8300






      Response time within 4 hours

      Moisture Penetration Resistance of Concrete Masonry

      This program provides a general overview of strategies to provide moisture-resistant concrete masonry assemblies, including material requirements and quality design and construction practices. A brief overview of mold and mold abatement is also included.

      Learning Objectives:

      1. Identify key material characteristics desirable for moisture-resistant assemblies.
      2. Recognize the basic types of CM wall construction, and the moisture-related qualities of each.
      3. Know the basics of effective flashing/weep installations
      4. Know how to effectively incorporate sealants and water repellents in concrete masonry assemblies

      Keywords: concrete masonry, water penetration, water repellents, sealants, flashing